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Vaudeville et Menuet (16 Pieces from 18th Century France) Includes accompaniment CD

Edited by Jeremy Barlow


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From the Publisher

16 easy to intermediate pieces from 18th-century France for violin (flute or oboe), keyboard and optional cello (bassoon). These popular airs and dances, by composers such as Boismortier, Chédeville, Destouches, Grétry, Marais, Montéclair and Mondonville, derive from the court, countryside and theatre.
Difficulty guide: 3-6
Difficulty level, roughly compared to ABRSM exam grades. 0 is beginner, 9 is advanced (beyond grade 8).


Includes brief notes on each piece.

Composers represented:

  • March pour les matelots (Martin Marais)
  • Air (Joseph Bodin de Boisnortier)
  • Rondeau (Boismortier)
  • Rondeau (Boismortier)
  • Brunette 'Je suis charme d'une brune' (Michael Pinolet de Monteclair)
  • Gigues 1 & 2 (Michael Corrette)
  • Vaudeville (Corrette)
  • Me Menuet a 406 coupe (collected by Charles Nicolas Le Clerc)
  • La chapeliere (collected by Le Clerc)
  • Les Graces et l'enjouement (collected by Le Clerc)
  • La chasse galante (collected by Le Clerc)
  • Gavotte & Air (Pierre de Lagarde)
  • Branle de Metz (collected by Le Clerc)
  • Airs 1 & 2 (Jean oseph de Mondonville)
  • Contredanses 1 & 2 (Mondonville)
  • Air (Mondonville)
  • Marche (Mondonville)

Item Details

Category: Accompanied Classical Flute Albums with Backing Tracks
Publisher: Schott
Publisher's reference: ED12862
Our Stock Code: 922500
Media Type: Paperback (60 pages [score]); includes accompaniment CD